Coronavirus Outbreak: As India shuts down for 21 days, COVID-19 positive cases cross 600; MP records...  FirstpostView Full coverage on Google News
The death toll due to the coronavirus increased to 10 with another fatality being reported from Maharashtra, according to official data.The death toll due to the coronavirus increased to 10 with another fatality being reported from Maharashtra, according to official data.

Coronavirus Outbreak: As India shuts down for 21 days, COVID-19 positive cases cross 600; MP records first death - Firstpost

Researchers associated with the COV-IND-19 Study Group, an interdisciplinary group of scholars and data scientists, said the frequency of testing has been very low in India as only 11,500 subjects have been tested as of March 18.Researchers associated with the COV-IND-19 Study Group, an interdisciplinary group of scholars and data scientists, said the frequency of testing has been very low in India as only 11,500 subjects have been tested as of March 18.

Scientists Say India Following US Pattern of Delay, May See 13 Lakh Covid-19 Cases by Mid-May - News18

Kerala, Maharashtra, and Punjab have seen the biggest spikes in confirmed cases over the past 24 hoursKerala, Maharashtra, and Punjab have seen the biggest spikes in confirmed cases over the past 24 hours

Mint Covid Tracker: India’s coronavirus curve flattens slightly as country goes into lockdown

“Mahan Air flight carrying 277 Indian passengers landed at Delhi airport today early morning from Tehran, Iran. #COVID19”

ANI on Twitter: "Mahan Air flight carrying 277 Indian passengers landed at Delhi airport today early morning from Tehran, Iran. #COVID19… https://t.co/hYjGCAK9Lf"

“Maharashtra: People in Mumbai practice #socialdistancing outside a grocery shop at Andheri East. PM Narendra Modi in his address to the nation yesterday had appealed to people to maintain social distancing to combat #COVID19.”

ANI on Twitter: "Maharashtra: People in Mumbai practice #socialdistancing outside a grocery shop at Andheri East. PM Narendra Modi in his address to the nation yesterday had appealed to people to maintain social distancing to combat #COVID19.… https://t.co/JWOMz4IPz9"

“This is the biggest crisis facing the Indian state since 1947, bigger than famine or financial crisis of 2008; we haven’t still realised the magnitude of the corona crisis.. the lockdown is necessary but must protect the poor.. @PChidambaram_IN tells me. @IndiaToday exclusive.”

Rajdeep Sardesai on Twitter: "This is the biggest crisis facing the Indian state since 1947, bigger than famine or financial crisis of 2008; we haven’t still realised the magnitude of the corona crisis.. the lockdown is necessary but must protect the poor.. @PChidambaram_IN tells me. @IndiaToday exclusive."

“India is in a 21 day lockdown, needed, welcome. We also need to start thinking about next steps. As @adarpoonawalla (whose Serum Institute is working on a #Corona vaccine) says, need for balance, else "more people may die from bankruptcy". Up on #mojo https://t.co/OZsISP4nfD”

barkha dutt on Twitter: "India is in a 21 day lockdown, needed, welcome. We also need to start thinking about next steps. As @adarpoonawalla (whose Serum Institute is working on a #Corona vaccine) says, need for balance, else "more people may die from bankruptcy". Up on #mojo https://t.co/OZsISP4nfD"

On Wednesday, India registered 98 new cases of novel coronavirus despite a nationwide lockdown. Total number of deaths due to Covid-19 has reached 12 in India.On Wednesday, India registered 98 new cases of novel coronavirus despite a nationwide lockdown. Total number of deaths due to Covid-19 has reached 12 in India.

Day 1 of coronavirus lockdown: India registers 98 new cases taking number to 624, 3 deaths - India News

India's 1.3 billion people asked to stay home for 21 days as biggest single lockdown of coronavirus pandemic begins.India's 1.3 billion people asked to stay home for 21 days as biggest single lockdown of coronavirus pandemic begins.

Indians scramble for supplies as coronavirus lockdown imposed | India News | Al Jazeera

A collection of photos from all over India, as the country goes into lockdown mode to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus.A collection of photos from all over India, as the country goes into lockdown mode to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus.

Tribune News Service New Delhi, March 24 India on Tuesday declared a 21-day lockdown across the country with effect from midnight as a major enforcement exercise to make people stay at home and prevRs15,000 cr to augment health infra: PM

1.3 bn Indians under 21-day lockdown : The Tribune India

India News: NEW DELHI: The Covid-19 contagion was confirmed in northeast India with Manipur and Mizoram registering one case each, even as 19 states and Union ter.India News: NEW DELHI: The Covid-19 contagion was confirmed in northeast India with Manipur and Mizoram registering one case each, even as 19 states and Union ter.

Coronavirus: 19 states/UTs report fresh cases, virus confirmed in northeast | India News - Times of India

"India has the most overstretched healthcare system where it is hard to provide care in times of "normal" patient volume," said"India has the most overstretched healthcare system where it is hard to provide care in times of "normal" patient volume," said

By mid-May, India may see 13 lakh confirmed cases of COVID-19

Govt. allots ₹15,000 crore to beef up infrastructure for treatment of patientsGovt. allots ₹15,000 crore to beef up infrastructure for treatment of patients

PM Modi announces 21-day lockdown as COVID-19 toll touches 12 - The Hindu

Photos show that Indian banks are taking precautionary measures to enforce social distancing within branches. Essential services at banks will continue duringPhotos show that Indian banks are taking precautionary measures to enforce social distancing within branches. Essential services at banks will continue during the 21-day lock down announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Here's how Indian banks will operate during the 21-day lock down | Business Insider India

Indian states and UTs that have more testing centres and are testing more samples are reporting higher numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases, an IndiaSpend analysis of testing and case data from 11

States That Are Testing More Are Detecting More Cases, Data Show |

Daily updates as the country fights to combat the spread of the coronavirus.

Watch | Coronavirus Updates, March 24: Nation on Lockdown for 21 Days, 99 New Cases in a Day in India - The Wire Science

India might see a spike in COVID-19 cases by Mid-May. The number could be as high as 13 lakh, according to a report published by COV-IND-19 Study Group.India might see a spike in COVID-19 cases by Mid-May. The number could be as high as 13 lakh, according to a report published by COV-IND-19 Study Group.

COVID-19 cases in India may shoot upto 13 lakh by mid May, warn Scientists

PM Modi had taken the first step towards the 21-day lockdown to check the spread of coronavirus when his government shut down long-distance passenger trains on the north-south corridorPM Modi had taken the first step towards the 21-day lockdown to check the spread of coronavirus when his government shut down long-distance passenger trains on the north-south corridor

At G-20 meet tomorrow, PM Modi’s push to turn Covid-19 into global fight - india news - Hindustan Times

Scientists have estimated that coronavirus cases could rise to 13 lakh in India by mid-May if the current growth trend of COVID-19 cases continues.Scientists have estimated that coronavirus cases could rise to 13 lakh in India by mid-May if the current growth trend of COVID-19 cases continues.

Coronavirus cases in India may rise to 13 lakh by mid-May